Again, Lawan Justifies 9th Senate’s Collaboration with Buhari  – THISDAYLIVE


* Says same-page policy makes approval of 84 bills possible

 Sunday Aborisade in Abuja 

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has advanced copious reasons to justify the current dispensation of collaboration between the National Assembly and the Executive.

In a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Olu Awoniyi, Lawan said the prevailing harmonious relationship between the two arms of government made the ninth National Assembly the most productive since inception of the Fourth Republic in 1999.

He disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari had so far signed into law 84 bills passed by the ninth Assembly, the largest by any Nigerian President.

The Senate President made the disclosure in a paper which he delivered at the just concluded 3rd Year Ministerial Performance Review Retreat held at the State House, Abuja.

His paper was titled ‘Collaboration to deliver: Fostering Executive/Legislative relationship and opportunities for legacy…

Source: Thisday Newspaper